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Mayo Thompson

American singer


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Mayo Thompson is an American musician and visual artist best known as the leader of the avant-garde rock band Red Krayola.1960s In 1966, Thompson formed the band Red Crayola with fellow art students Frederick Barthelme and Steve Cunningham amid the burgeoning Houston psychedelic scene and gathered a "travelling entourage" who improvised with them, known as The Familiar Ugly. Their intended second album, Coconut Hotel was rejected by their record company for being too abstract and experimental.

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University of St. Thomas

University in Texas